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Andrew Cooper

Colleagues will be sorry to learn of the death, in June, of Andrew Cooper, who formerly worked in the Library.

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Climate crisis stoppage

An event is taking place in Leeds on Friday 24 September as part of a global youth campaign to take action on the climate crisis.

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Inside track

VC Blog – Where do professional disagreements end and violations of dignity begin?

Our Vice-Chancellor's latest blog considers the importance of respect for each other's dignity.

Simone Buitendijk MD, MPH, PhD Simone Buitendijk MD, MPH, PhD

Simone Buitendijk is the thirteenth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds, a major Russell Group University.

Inside track / My week archive

Event highlights

Sep 16
  • 13:00 to
  • 14:00
Trading Stories: The John Evan Bedford Library of Furniture History

Join our team for an insight into work on the remarkable collection of the John Evan Bedford Library of Furniture History.

Sep 22
  • 9:30 to
  • 12:30
Global Food and Environment Institute symposium

Join our symposium to find out more about GFEI and how we can support your research.

Oct 2
  • 1:00 to
  • 1:00
Undergraduate Virtual Open Days

Our undergraduate Virtual Open Days will take place online between 2–9 October 2021.

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Leeds research

Why social stress is fatal for fruit flies 

Stressed out fruit flies could be dying sooner because their social lives affect their biology, new research shows. 

Learning from those who live with wolves

Large carnivore populations are expanding across Europe and experts are calling for increased support for communities to encourage harmonious relationships with their new neighbours.

Watch & Listen

Listen to our Vice-Chancellor share the latest in her new monthly series of podcasts.

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